carIT Congress.automotiveITThe annual carIT Congress, organized by the automotiveIT Group, will take place September 30 at the Hanover fairgrounds during the IAA truck fair.

The event, which has as its theme "Connected Car; the Future of Mobility," will bring together around 500 decision makers from the automotive and IT industries.

Speakers include Audi r&d chief Ulrich Hackenberg, Daimler CIO Michael Gorriz, BMW's head of electrical and electronics development, Elmar Frickenstein, and his counterpart at Opel, Burkhard Milke.

They will be joined by other top speakers who will focus on some of the biggest issues facing the auto industry today. On the agenda are discussions about car-to-car communications, autonomous driving, traffic management, driver assistance systems and electric mobility.

The German-language conference will have simultaneous English translation. More information is at http://kongress.car-it.com/short-facts-en/.